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Freedom theme at University College Roosevelt

In the run up to the 2021 Four Freedoms Awards, UCR in Middelburg organizes a special ‘Freedom theme program’. New students, for instance, will learn all about the Four Freedoms Awards and the Roosevelts during their introduction week. The...

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Film premiere About Freedom

A special About Freedom film will premiere on May 5, 2020 at 11 a.m.: a freedom conversation between Jan Terlouw and Leila Prnjavorac with 8 students from 4 MBO programs. This exceptional 'kitchen table conversation' was completely recorded for...

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Dutch television program 'Het Klokhuis' about freedom

Dutch television program Het Klokhuis informs children aged nine to twelve about the world around them, in every sense of the word. In the month of freedom, they broadcast a mini-serie about the four freedoms.

In the series 'The 4 Freedoms',...

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A message of hope

Like so many events the 2020 Four Freedoms Awards ceremony on April 14th in Middelburg had to be postponed due to the Corona-virus pandemic. 

All around the world people are faced with the great challenge of this pandemic. Millions of people are...

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Digital classes on the Four Freedoms

Sadly, the Four Freedoms Meet Up will not take place this year. This is why the University College Roosevelt, the Roosevelt Institute for American Studies and the Roosevelt Foundation have decided to offer digital guest lectures as an...

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Four Freedoms Awards ceremony postponed to April 2021

The presentation of the Four Freedoms Awards that was to take place in Middelburg next month will be postponed due to the corona virus. The chairman of the Roosevelt Foundation, King’s Commissioner Han Polman, announced this on Wednesday 18...

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Sander de Kramer about his Award

The laureates for 2020 were announced exactly one week ago.Sander de Kramer, who receives the award for Freedom from Want, spoke about his award and work during talkshow Op1.You can see this via (Dutch...

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Zeeland, Mr. Han Polman, announced the names of the 2020 Four Freedoms Awards Laureates.

  • The International Four Freedoms Award goes to the United Nations;
  • The award for the Freedom of Speech and Expression goes to the to the Philippine...
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Award ceremony of the Four Freedoms Awards 2019

On Saturday, October 5, 2019, the Four Freedoms Awards were presented in New York (Hyde Park).The awards are presented in the odd years in New York, in the even years in Middelburg.In the US the awards are in principle given to residents of and...

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